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blank Article | January 5, 2021
CiCi Awards 2021 Community Impact Awards

By: Tracey Schelmetic

A company’s decision to locate a new facility or expand an existing one can have a profound effect on a community, and it can go well beyond a...   More>>


blank Article | January 5, 2021
CiCi Awards 2021 Corporate Investment Awards

By: Tracey Schelmetic

While 2020 has certainly presented some challenges on the corporate investment front, many large projects continued apace, and the year is shaping up...   More>>


blank Article | June 28, 2021
Key Trends in Food Processing

By: James H. Renzas

With quarantines, lockdowns, restaurant closures and work-from-home, consumers had more time to research how their food is being produced and where...   More>>


blank Article | June 28, 2021
New Challenges & Opportunities for the Global Food Chain

By: Fred D. Burkhardt

The food supply logistics chain is one of the most complex programs needed for national sustainability, and it is ever evolving and faces a wide...   More>>


blank Article | June 28, 2021
How Metrics Can Inform Aerospace Manufacturer Location Decisions

By: Scott Thompson

As revenue passenger kilometers plummeted by two-thirds in 2020, the commercial aviation industry experienced a similar drop in output. However, with...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | July 8, 2018
The Etowah Recipe for Success: Size, Location, Access and Workforce   

By: Trade & Industry Development

Want easy access to two international airports, commercial air service, interstate, a megasite and more? Check out Etowah County, Alabama. More>>


blank Case study | April 30, 2018
The Key to Central Louisiana’s Success: A Strong Workforce   

By: Jennifer Alten

Central Louisiana is thriving. One major reason is the area’s strong workforce, which is driving regional growth and productivity. More>>


blank Case study | May 24, 2016
Mississippi Works — and Delivers   

By: Juli Anne Patty

When it comes to agreement and cooperation on many fronts across the U.S. seeming to be impossible, one state is defying all odds in the name of... More>>